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Researcher: Earwaker, LA (Ms Louise Earwaker)

Fields of Research

Higher education
Curriculum and pedagogy
Curriculum and pedagogy theory and development
Medicine, nursing and health curriculum and pedagogy
Technical, further and workplace education
Health informatics and information systems
Community child health

Research Objectives

Teaching and instruction technologies
Learner and learning
Expanding knowledge in education
Neonatal and child health
Teacher and instructor development
Higher education
Health education and promotion

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A comparison of undergraduate student experiences of assessed versus nonassessed participation in online asynchronous discussion groups: Lessons from a cross disciplinary study in health and sociology; ASCILITE 2015
Achieving Excellence in Online Discussions: Improving facilitation to engage active student learning in online discussion boards; Teaching Matters 2018
Asynchronous discussion boards: To assess or not, that is the question Type of presentation: Spotlight on Practice; Teaching Matters conference, University of Tasmania
Facilitating online discussions effectively: A guide for staff; Teaching Matters 2017
Guide to online discussion boards
Lessons learned from librarian support in a pandemic: identifying how online discussion boards may augment digital connections; Teaching Matters 2020: Learning in 2021
Online discussion boards: improving practice and student engagement by harnessing facilitator perceptions; Journal of University Teaching & Learning Practice
Supporting digital engagement: an evaluation of the use of a Guide for effective development and facilitation of online discussion boards; Teaching Matters 2019
Supporting digital engagement: an evaluation of the use of a guide for effective development and facilitation of online discussion boards; Journal of Applied Learning & Teaching
Teaching and Learning: Guide to online discussion boards
The concept of child-centered care in healthcare: a scoping review protocol; JBI Database of Systematic Reviews and Implementation Reports

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision